Saturday, October 15, 2016
All Along The Watchtower Revisited
The announcement two days ago that Bob Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize for literature has led to an explosion of interest in and discussion of his career and works. Unfortunately, this has included some debate and controversy as to if he was deserving of the prize or if the prize should even be awarded to song lyricists at all. In the meanwhile, I cannot avoid thinking of his most important song (in my humble opinion). Below is an excellent, but short analysis of it. Note: I have opined upon this song on this blog previously back in 2012 which you can read HERE.